Blog Posts from Washington DC

News from the Vermont State House: Captive Legislation Moves Forward

News from the Vermont State House: Captive Legislation Moves Forward

Apr 25, 2019
Blessedly far from any political posturing, legislation updating Vermont’s captive insurance laws was readily passed by both houses and just signed into law on April 18. The bill was the latest in what has become an annual “housekeeping” exercise in the Legislature to add new initiatives or simply make some technical amendments that clarify or implement the law.
Microsoft: What it means for captives

Microsoft: What it means for captives

Apr 25, 2019
By now, most in the captive insurance industry know about the Cease and Desist Order issued last year by the elected Washington Insurance Commissioner (the “Commissioner”) to Cypress, Microsoft’s Arizona-domiciled captive. The Commissioner ordered Cypress to stop transacting insurance and to pay Washington tax on its premiums, as well as interest and penalties. The dispute settled for $876,820, and Cypress issues its policies through a surplus lines broker.
Jesse Crary to present at VCIA

Jesse Crary to present at VCIA

Aug 01, 2017
Jesse Crary to present at Vermont Insurance Association Conference on Captive Insurance in Vermont.
July 2017 Captive Insurance Newsletter

July 2017 Captive Insurance Newsletter

Jul 28, 2017
The Captive Insurance team at Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC is proud to share its July 2017 Captive Insurance Newsletter. July 2017 Captive Insurance Newsletter.
We Opened a New Office Location in Washington DC

We Opened a New Office Location in Washington DC

May 03, 2017
We are proud to announce our new offices in Washington DC. Located at 910 17th St, the office overlooks Farragut Square.
NHBA Supports The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans

NHBA Supports The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans

Apr 30, 2017
Jon Ross attended American Bar Association meeting in Washington, DC on April 26, 2017 accompanied by other members of the New Hampshire Bar Association to lobby the NH Delegation to support funding for The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans.
Captive Insurance Special Bulletin

Captive Insurance Special Bulletin

Feb 02, 2017
Please see enclosed a special bulletin in regards to The New York Department of Financial Services releasing its final Cybersecurity Regulation for Financial Services Companies.
Captive Insurance Newsletter

Captive Insurance Newsletter

Jul 01, 2016
Our Captive Insurance team collaborates on a semi-annual basis to publish a newsletter containing some of the most recent developments in Vermont case law and a discussion of what it means for our clients. See our most recent newsletter, below:
Fixed-Price Cleanups: Insuring With Captives and Other Cost Cap Alternatives

Fixed-Price Cleanups: Insuring With Captives and Other Cost Cap Alternatives

Feb 24, 2016
Michael O. Hill, “Fixed-Price Cleanups: Insuring With Captives and Other Cost Cap Alternatives,” CLE Webinar hosted by Strafford Publications, Feb. 24, 2016.
Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs and Reorganizations

Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs and Reorganizations

Jan 28, 2016
Michael O. Hill, Panelist, “Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs, and Reorganizations.” CLE Webinar hosted by Strafford Publications, Jan. 28, 2016.